Vanessa Long has decided to file for divorce, according to a statement released by her attorneys on 12-2-11.
According to the statement, Vanessa Long, states that “after a great deal of deliberation and prayer, I have decided to terminate my marriage to Bishop Eddie L. Long. Accordingly, I authorized my attorneys to file for divorce on December 1, 2011.”
She went on to state that she hopes the matter can be resolved quickly.
The statement says she will not try the case in the media and intends to make “no further comments concerning the matter.”
Eddie and Vanessa long have been married for 21 years and have two children together.